Timed picture of this year’s fireworks from a place away from the crowd! I used my Canon Eos Rebel XTi camera with a Tamron 28-300mm lens, Slik tripod and plug-in release gizmo to get steady shots. This was taken at the fireworks in Las Cruces,New Mexico.
This was graciously FEATURED July 5,2009 in the Americas – Rural, Urban, Wild, Free Group.
This picture was 2nd in the TOP TEN Challenge in the Communities Group in How Do You Celebrate July 4th? (actually, it got 5 votes, the same number as the #1!!)
This shot was in the TOP TEN of ‘Fireworks’ in the Canon DSLR Group on July 18,2009.
This shot was the COVER picture in the Fireworks Challenge in the Mood & Ambience-Strictly Photos Group on May 5,’10
Voted into the TOP TEN on January 13, ’11 in the January 2011 Challenge in the “Americas” Rural, Urban , Wild and Free Group (2 of 18 with 9 votes)
Voted into the TOP TEN in the Celebrating Freedom Challenge in the 2 Featured Submissions Per Day-the Best of Red Bubble – High Quality Work Only Group on June 23, ’11. (3 of 35).
Voted into the TOP TEN in the Best of Red Bubble Challenge in the Digital and Photography Group on July 19,’11.
FEATURED in the Best of the Best in the Best of Red Bubble Group on July 19,’11.
Voted into the TOP TEN in The U-Choose The Next Challenge, Ongoing Alphabet Themes – Bling! on January 27,’1.
WINNER!! in the Straight From the Camera Challenge in the Old Farts of Red Bubble Group on July 25, ’12.
FEATURED in the Old Farts of RedBubble Group on January 1’14.
Voted into the TOP TEN in the Americas 4th of July Challenge in the Rural, Urban, Wild and Free Group on June 22,’13. (5 of 17)
A TOP TEN placement in the Lights That Are Green Challenge in the Light UP My Life Group on January 20,’14. Tie winner
Voted into the TOP TEN in Our National Holiday Celebration Challenge in the This, That, and the Other Thing Group on July 17,’14.
Voted into the TOP TEN in the Fireworks !! Challenge in the Shapes and Patterns Group on July 27,’15. (10 of 26)